Transport Manager

THOMAS recruitment
From £33,000 to £33,000 per annum
27 Sep 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
A Transport Manager is required to work within a busy transport office. Client Details My client are a family owned business that supply products across the UK. Description Working as part of a team to optimise the company's vehicles efficiently, to provide a cost effective distribution service. Liaising with customers to ensure all operational requirements are met and defined performance standards and customer satisfaction is maintained to the highest level. Ensuring the location budget and plan is achieved through effective operational planning involving optimum use of a fleet of vehicles ranging from 7.5T to 18T. Effectively lead and motivate a team of LGV drivers and ensure customer service continues to be a priority. Ensuring all operations are carried out in a safe and compliant manner having particular regard for Health & Safety and Operator's Licensing legislation. Ensuring best practice Human Resources, Health & Safety Policies and legislative requirements are adhered to at all times. Communicating and liaising with other departments to ensure a smooth & effective operation. Carrying out general administration duties in line with transport legislation, company policies and procedures. Profile A good standard of education and a strong work ethic coupled with the ability to operate effectively within a team environment. A proven track record in a transport background. Experience of supervising / managing a team. Have the ability to demonstrate good interpersonal and people management skills. International CPC holder. Job Offer Working from 07:30 until 17:00 Monday to Thursday with an early finish on a Friday of 11:45. Weekly pay as opposed to monthly. Bonus paid monthly if targets are achieved. A salary of up to £33,000 depending on experience. To apply for this fantastic opportunity please email your CV to dputtick This job was originally posted as